The South African Institute of International Affairs, Western Cape Branch, invites you to a public seminar to be addressed by
Dr Boy Geldenhuys
"Inside Syria and Egypt After the Arab Spring"
The Mountain Club of SA, 97 Hatfield Street, Gardens, Cape Town
on Thursday 7 February 2013
at 5:00 for 5:30 pm
Light refreshments will be served before the event
Entrance for non-members is R30 or R15 on presentation of a
current student identity card.
Parking is freely available on Hatfield Street.
Dr Barend Leendert (Boy) Geldenhuys (D.Litt. et Phil: B.Th) studied at the universities of Stellenbosch and RAU in Theology and Philosophy. He was a Minister of the Dutch Reformed Church in Randpoort and a Member of Parliament for 25 years. He was the chairman of Standing Committees on Defence and Foreign Affairs and Deputy Minister of Health, Education and Welfare. He was a Member of Portfolio Committee on Foreign Affairs for 10 years since 1994 as well as a Member of Fact-finding Committee to Israel and Palestine in 2001. In 2004 he was a member of the Pan-African Parliament (2004). From 2004 - 2009 he served as Ambassador to Jordan (2004 - 2009).